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    February 24+25: Tools & Techniques of Acrylic Painting

    Acrylic Paint is an incredibly versatile medium with a wide variety of applications. This course is for those who wish to develop or improve their understanding of acrylic techniques whether in representational or more expressive style. After discussing a variety of materials and their many uses, we will progress to painting exercises leading students on […]

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January 13+14: The Art of 3D Collage

Learn how to transform old things into beautiful, functional works of art. In this 2-day workshop, you will create collage art objects using natural surfaces (e.g. glass, crystal, ceramic, wood, shell, stone, potpourri) and various hand-made papers from Asia. Using the basic principles of decoupage, we will explore ways of “painting with paper”. Some possible results are vases […]

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Expanding The Joy of Beginners Ukelele

This unique ukulele course is set up to expand upon beginner ukulele playing by exploring exercises that allow for greater ease, comfort and facility of style. We will expand upon our chord repertoire and take time to really learn how to “feel the song” and translate that into our strumming. We will gain understanding of […]

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December 9: Basics of Pouring

What is Pouring? How do I start? Is it expensive? Come out and learn how to pour! This Basics workshop will show you how to pour on a budget and create some great pieces to hang or gift.  This is the 1st in a Series of Pouring workshops where you will go home with more […]

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November 17: LIFT Inspirational Speeches

The LIFT Event is a monthly speaker series designed to inspire, uplift and challenge listeners. Bring your lunch and get inspired by moving speeches and creative ideas. This week’s theme is Life Through Different Eyes. The events last about an hour and are ALWAYS FREE! Join us even if you have to slip out early. Each […]

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February 23: Life Drawing

  Further your skills and techniques in drawing the human form. The Arts Building is offering artists a chance to draw or paint a nude model every last Friday of the month. This non-instructional event is hosted by Pat Bean. The model (different one each time) will offer a series of poses over the three […]

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4 Saturdays in March: Beginner Watercolour Series Part I

Release your inner artist and learn to paint in beautiful and delicate watercolours. Are you drawn to the beauty and translucent quality of watercolour paints?   If your inner artist is calling out for expression in this attractive medium then this course is for you.   Watercolour artist Roberta Mauel will guide you through a series of […]

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